The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 196 188 175
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 43 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 1.03% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.06% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 62
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Java Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5277 5649 5971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.22% 96.91% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4460 4809 4946
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South West region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Java Software Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +14 11 £42,500 +61.90%
Gloucestershire +3 11 £49,000 +63.33%
Bristol -3 10 £52,500 +16.66%
Somerset -9 5 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Dorset +11 4 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Wiltshire +15 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Java Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (67.02%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (46.81%) Spring
4 37 (39.36%) J2EE
5 32 (34.04%) XML
5 32 (34.04%) Software Engineering
6 30 (31.91%) Web Services
7 29 (30.85%) Linux
8 27 (28.72%) Oracle
9 25 (26.60%) SQL
10 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
10 24 (25.53%) TDD
11 23 (24.47%) Maven
11 23 (24.47%) JUnit
12 21 (22.34%) C++
12 21 (22.34%) HTML
13 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
14 18 (19.15%) Hibernate
15 17 (18.09%) JSP
15 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
15 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
16 16 (17.02%) RDBMS
17 15 (15.96%) MySQL
17 15 (15.96%) Open Source
18 14 (14.89%) Java EE
18 14 (14.89%) Refactoring
19 13 (13.83%) C
19 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
20 12 (12.77%) SDLC

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.70%) JBoss
2 10 (10.64%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.57%) GlassFish
4 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 16 (17.02%) RDBMS
2 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.96%) MySQL
4 8 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.26%) Big Data
7 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.13%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (24.47%) JUnit
1 23 (24.47%) Maven
2 12 (12.77%) NetBeans
3 11 (11.70%) Eclipse
4 10 (10.64%) Ant
5 9 (9.57%) Subversion
6 4 (4.26%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (3.19%) Hudson
7 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.19%) JMeter
7 3 (3.19%) Selenium
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.64%) Aerospace
2 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Games
4 1 (1.06%) International Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (46.81%) Spring
2 37 (39.36%) J2EE
3 32 (34.04%) XML
4 30 (31.91%) Web Services
5 21 (22.34%) HTML
6 18 (19.15%) Hibernate
7 17 (18.09%) JSP
8 14 (14.89%) Java EE
9 12 (12.77%) EJB
9 12 (12.77%) Servlets
10 11 (11.70%) CSS
11 9 (9.57%) Swing
12 8 (8.51%) RESTful
13 7 (7.45%) JPA
14 5 (5.32%) Grails
14 5 (5.32%) JDBC
14 5 (5.32%) JSON
14 5 (5.32%) SOAP
14 5 (5.32%) Struts
14 5 (5.32%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Digital Media
2 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.19%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.19%) User Experience
5 2 (2.13%) Physics
5 2 (2.13%) VHDL
6 1 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.06%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Linux
2 8 (8.51%) Unix
3 4 (4.26%) Android
3 4 (4.26%) Mac OS X
3 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows
4 3 (3.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (67.02%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.04%) Software Engineering
3 24 (25.53%) TDD
4 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.96%) Open Source
6 14 (14.89%) Refactoring
7 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
8 12 (12.77%) SDLC
9 11 (11.70%) OO
10 10 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (7.45%) API Development
11 7 (7.45%) High Availability
11 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.38%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.38%) SOA
12 6 (6.38%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.38%) UML
12 6 (6.38%) Waterfall
13 5 (5.32%) MVC
13 5 (5.32%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (26.60%) SQL
3 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 21 (22.34%) C++
5 13 (13.83%) C
6 8 (8.51%) Groovy
7 7 (7.45%) C#
7 7 (7.45%) Perl
8 6 (6.38%) Python
8 6 (6.38%) Scala
9 3 (3.19%) Clojure
10 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.13%) Ruby
11 1 (1.06%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.06%) ES6
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.64%) Degree
3 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.51%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) QA
1 10 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Ansible
1 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.06%) Google
2 1 (1.06%) Sybase
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Weymouth
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago